New technology at Nashville hospital helping parents with babies in NICU care

Saint Thomas Midtown is the first local hospital to install this technology. (WSMV) NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – A Middle Tennessee family who went through one of the toughest experiences parents can go through is hoping to bring awareness about life in the NICU. The Baileys say that while the care for their child was incredible, […]

Hawaii Energy Plant is Removing Flammable Gas

Hawaii Gov. David Ige says a geothermal energy plant near a lava outbreak in Hawaii is accelerating its removal of stored flammable gas. Ige said Wednesday the Puna Geothermal Venture plant has about 50,000 gallons of pentane on site. (May 9) AP Source Article

South Nashville Couple Loses Dog After Hit-And-Run

NASHVILLE, TN — A 2-year-old bloodhound named Daisy Duke is lost after her owners’ car flipped during a South Nashville hit-and-run. Around 6:30 p.m. Friday near the El Chico Cafe at 1132 Murfreeboro Pike, Kristen Hollis and Michael Beasley were hit and sent into the median, flipping the car. It was then that Daisy was […]

Girt – Agosta

Girt – Agosta Deborah Ann Agosta and Jeff Girt were married on May 4, 2002 at 6:30 p.m. at Amarantes, New Haven. Justice of the Peace, Eileen Cavanaugh officiated. The bride is the daughter of Jack and Rosalie Agosta of Yalesville. The groom is the son of Ronald and Betty Waldron of Murfreeboro, TN and […]

willie crisp

Willie Lee Crisp Burlington, NC Services By BLACKWELL FUNERAL HOME BURLINGTON – Mr. Willie Lee Crisp of 1306 E. Hughes Mill Road, died Feb. 14, 2015, at Alamance Health Care. He was the son of Mr. Clarence Crisp and Mrs. Daisy Crumpton Crisp, both deceased. He was employed as a textile worker with Kayser-Roth…. Source […]



Gov. Mark Dayton aims to limit tax increase on families; critics call it massive tax increase

Gov. Mark Dayton at a press conference on March 7, 2018. ] GLEN STUBBE • Gov. Mark Dayton took on a nearly impossible mission with his new tax proposal: Prevent a state tax increase for Minnesota families due to provisions in the federal tax overhaul that became law last year without busting the state […]

Second Nike Executive Leaves in Wake of Workplace Complaints

A second veteran executive is leaving Nike Inc. after internal complaints about inappropriate workplace behavior at the sneaker and sportswear giant, according to people familiar with the matter. Jayme Martin, a vice president and general manager of global categories for Nike, was forced out of the company and is no longer an employee, the people […]

US bars govt workers from Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

MEXICO CITY – The U.S. Embassy in Mexico has issued a new travel alert for the Caribbean resort city of Playa del Carmen, where an explosion on a tourist ferry injured 26 people last month. The embassy says in an alert posted on its website that it received information Wednesday about a “security threat” in […]